Feature film debut about the ex-mercenary Louis (Ralph Wingens) who is obsessed with weaponry and marries his former school friend Ada (film debut of Loes Luca). Their honeymoon brings them to Verdun, where in World War I over half a million soldiers perished. Louis cannot get enough of the monuments, fortresses, cemeteries and charnel houses. Ada's honeymoon takes a bizarre turn.

Credits

Director
Production Design
Sound Design
Montage
Muziek
Tuxedomoon
Production company
Neon Film/TV
TV company
VPRO TV
Distributor NL
Neon Film/TV

Title: Het veld van eer
Year: 1983
Duration : 1 hour, 30 minutes
Category: Feature film
Edition: NFF 1983

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